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Nicki Minaj Appears On TIME’s “The 100 Most Influential People” List, Talks Working With Beyonce, Being Her Own Boss & More

April 21, 2016 by Danny M


Nicki Minaj Appears On TIME The 100 Most Influential People List, Talks Working With Beyonce, Being Her Own Boss & More

Nicki Minaj has appeared on TIME‘s list of “The 100 Most Influential People“, which was released earlier this morning. Her Young Money boss Lil Wayne wrote the entry for her selection of the list and you can read that over on LilWayneHQ here.

The Barbie also sat down with TIME for an interview about how she always wanted to be her own boss and mogul, to never depend on a man, advising women to never feel unapologetic about asking for more money, her business, how working with Beyonce influences young women, and more.

You can watch Nicki‘s conversation with TIME after the jump below!


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Nicki Minaj Shares Her “Dos & Don’ts” For Being A Boss

April 11, 2015 by Danny M

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Nicki Minaj Shares Her Dos & Donts For Being A Boss

Nicki Minaj recently revealed to Patrik Sandberg from Glamour about what her personal “Dos And Don’ts” are. The Barbie explained about always having a clear vision with what you’re doing, always ignore record labels, always do the job how you want to do it, and never listen to bad advice.

Also during Nicki‘s “Dos And Don’ts”, she mentioned to never dress for anyone else but yourself and don’t be obsessed with perfection. You can read the full interview after the jump below!


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Shanell Discusses Upcoming Projects, Young Money, Lil Wayne & More In Exclusive Interview

February 23, 2015 by Danny M


Shanell Discusses Upcoming Projects, Young Money, Lil Wayne & More In An Exclusive Interview

YoungMoneyHQ.com got the chance to interview Shanell and ask her plenty of questions about what made her want to have a career in music, her forthcoming debut studio album, having Lil Wayne as a boss, and hoping to do a solo European tour soon.

SnL revealed in our interview that she would love to work with Pharrell, she has the closest relationships with Lil Twist and Mack Maine out of Young Money, what her three favorite songs are which she wrote, getting advice from Wayne, Birdman and Slim, and what she would be doing if she was not in the music industry.

The YM Princess even spoke on Young Mula’s latest compilation titled Rise Of An Empire, Lil Chuckee leaving the record label, Tyga wanting to get off it, the current roster, her thoughts on how the label has changed over the years from when it first started, and shooting a music video for “Hittin’ Like” with her label-mates.

Before we wrapped up the interview, SnL mentioned what her recording sessions are like, who her top five favorite music artists are, how her “So Good” single featuring Wayne and Drake came about, her own accessories that you can buy from Gypsy’s Closet, and her upcoming collaboration project with producer Zaytoven.

You can check out the full 20-minute interview between us and the Gypsy below. I just want to say a big thank you to Shanell and Ashley for giving YoungMoneyHQ this opportunity for an interview. Enjoy!


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Tyga Explains Why He Thinks “Hotel California” Was Not A Big Seller Like “Careless World”

December 16, 2013 by Danny M


Tyga Explains Why He Thinks Hotel California Was Not A Big Seller Like Careless World

Tyga chopped it up with XXL magazine recently to talk about his upcoming The Gold Album: 18th Dynasty, which he says will be out in 2014 and will hold no more than 14 songs.

The YM rapper also spoke on his Last Kings venture, his “Wait For A Minute” single, Justin Bieber growing as an artist, sampling Eazy-E on Well Done 4, why he thinks Hotel California was not a big seller like how Careless World was, Egyptian culture, Cash Money Records, Birdman being a boss, if Game is signed to YMCMB or not, and more.

T-Raww also confirmed that there will be a music video for his “Good Day” song featuring Lil Wayne and Meek Mill, which he plans to shoot soon!


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Chanel West Coast Chats About Upcoming “Now You Know” Mixtape, Lil Wayne & More

June 25, 2013 by Danny M


Chanel West Coast Chats About Upcoming Now You Know Mixtape, Lil Wayne & More

During a recent listening party at the Pheed House in Los Angeles, Billboard caught up with Young Money’s new signee Chanel West Coast for an interview.

Chanel spoke about her upcoming mixtape called Now You Know that is set to drop on July 2nd, how Lil Wayne is as a boss, the forthcoming America’s Most Wanted music festival which she will be performing on, and more.

You can read the full interview after the jump below.


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Tyga Talks Visiting Lil Wayne In Hospital, Too $hort Running Away From The Cops & More

April 17, 2013 by Danny M


Tyga and Mally Mall recently sat down with DJ Whoo Kid for an interview while on a promo run for the Hotel California album.

During the interview, T-Raww spoke on his new album, shooting a photo shoot with a real tiger, his shoe line with Reebok, why he decided to put Jadakiss on “Hit ‘Em Up“, visiting Lil Wayne in the hospital when he suffered from a seizure, the Rick Ross lyrics controversy, his thoughts on Too $hort running away from the cops, touring, how he hooked up with DJ Mustard, and more!

Whoo Kid also asked Tygaman if he is tired of performing “Rack City” yet and if Weezy cared about which songs were put on Hotel California.

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Torion Speaks On Lil Wayne, “Scream Tour” Mixtape, Debut Album & More [Video]

September 3, 2012 by Danny M


Myself and Jason Pollak were both invited to Torion SellersScream Tour” mixtape listening session at Kristalbelli in New York City last weekend, but unfortunately I couldn’t attend because of my location. While at the listening party, Jason sat down with Torion for an exclusive interview that you can watch above.

They discussed Torion‘s experience at his first ever mixtape listening party, his latest single “Smile“, the “Scream Tour” he is currently performing on, how he first got into singing and dancing, Lil Wayne‘s public service announcement where he introduced Torion to the world, what his favorite project from Wayne is, what it’s like being in the studio with Weezy, if he plans to collaborate with his Young Money boss or label-mates any time soon, his “Oh Nicki” song dedicated to Nicki Minaj, how it feels to be the youngest member of Young Money Entertainment, his discography and videography, if he would ever get into rapping, Justin Bieber, his upcoming projects, and more.

Torion also announced that he is currently working on a music video for his “Practice” remix and says his debut album will drop at the end of this year. Enjoy!

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